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The Lancet Global Health 05/22/15
Viva la Vulva, a medical student society, is trying to raise awareness in the UK around female genital mutilation.
Project Syndicate 05/18/15
Jeffrey D. Sachs defends Pope Francis from those who say he should stick to religion.
The Lancet Global Health 05/13/15
Commercially driven drug development has rapidly become incompatible with the needs of society. Universities could have the key to the solution.
Andy Yee 05/01/15
An open innovative mindset on the part of both banks and non-banks alike will be key to modernize the infrastructure of banking.
Project Syndicate 04/29/15
Healthy soils are crucial to human survival. We rely on them not only for food production, but also to help regulate Earth's climate, storing more carbon than all of the world’s forests combined.
Project Syndicate 04/27/15
Graça Machel and Mabel van Oranje urge governments to combat child marriage by setting the minimum age for marriage at 18.
The world's most populous country will be increasingly reliant on food imports, and the consequences will be global.
The human rights framework risks perpetuating a flawed development model that is the root of the problem.
Ethics & International Affairs 04/15/15
Instead of devoting scarce resources toward a divestment campaign, Scott Wisor argues we need to direct attention to the more urgent and effective task of placing a price on carbon.
Stavros N. Yiannouka
Project Syndicate 04/13/15
Stavros N. Yiannouka highlights the heavy investment in education that remains a key part of Lee Kuan Yew's legacy.
The Lancet Global Health 04/10/15
Daniel Sokol asks how doctors can balance the imperatives of providing full information and maintaining hope.
The Lancet Global Health 04/01/15
Recent comments made by Bill Gates publicly criticizing Doctors without Borders for calling for reductions in the prices of new vaccines leads to public outcry.
Climate Central 03/27/15
While many countries struggle to cut emissions, Sweden, Bulgaria, Estonia, and Lithuania have met or surpassed their renewable energy target ahead of schedule. How?
Laurance Allen 03/23/15
African countries are recalculating their gross domestic products to include previously unaccounted economic activities. Is it a strategy of these countries to market themselves or does rebasing reflect the economic reality of the situation?
Stanford Social Innovation Review 03/20/15
Three recommendations for bridging the chasm between the political elite and marginalized citizens in the Middle East.